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Thank you for your interest in joining the Health Brigade team. Health Brigade offers competitive salaries and benefits as well as the opportunity to effect positive change in our community every day.

To be considered for any advertised position, applicants must submit at minimum a resume and cover letter. If additional items are required, they will be specified in the job posting. Be sure to indicate in your cover letter the specific position for which you are applying.

HEALTH BRIGADE IS PROUD TO BE AN INCLUSIVE ORGANIZATION

Health Brigade does not discriminate in hiring practices, services or policy with regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or local law.

HEALTH REQUIREMENTS FOR WORKING AT HEALTH BRIGADE

Workplace health and safety are paramount at Health Brigade.  We serve many patients and clients with compromised immune systems.  Our commitment to them and to each other is to ensure we take our own health seriously and never place others at risk for illnesses we may be spreading with or without symptoms.  Therefore, it is mandatory for working at Health Brigade that you provide verification of the following prior to your first day at Health Brigade:

  • Verification of last flu vaccine
  • Verification of TB screening within the past 12 months
  • Verification of COVID vaccine

If you are offered a position as an employee, and you have not met the health requirements, a consult with Health Brigade’s Medical Director will be required to develop a plan toward adherence. This may result in delay of your planned start date for service.

 


Medical Assistant

Health Brigade (HB), formerly Fan Free Clinic is seeking a full time Medical Assistant. The
Medical Assistant will carry out responsibilities which ensure high quality, well-coordinated
patient care in the medical clinic according to Health Brigade’s mission. The Medical Assistant
will work closely with the medical team to ensure that supplies, documentation, follow-up
activities related to patient care, and support staffing are optimized for efficient provision of
high-quality patient care.

Requirements
• Medical Assistant certification and 1 year of experience
• Bilingual capabilities highly preferred (English/Spanish). Must be proficient in reading,
writing, and speaking English.
• Exceptional customer service and communication skills.
• Ability to work with and train volunteers.
• Demonstrated phlebotomy and injection skills.
• Experience and proficiency with electronic medical records and basic computer skills.
• Ability to maintain effective and organized systems to ensure timely patient flow,
including collection of clinical information such as PHQ-2, vaccine eligibility, etc.
• Ability to maintain complete and accurate electronic records of vital signs, vaccinations,
medication administration and test results.
• Ability to track inventory of clinic supplies and place orders when needed.
• Ability to keep provider areas clean and fully stocked with supplies.
• Ability to follow-up with patients to ensure they have completed requested studies such
as mammograms, x-rays, etc.
• Must be able to pass periodic competency assessments within first three months of
employment.
• CPR certification (BLS).
• Other duties as assigned.

Compensation
Compensation is $18.00/hour plus benefits, generous PTO and holiday schedule, flexible work
environment.
Health Brigade is an Equal Opportunity Employer

To Apply
1. Email resume and a list of three professional references to: Polly Foster [email protected]
2. Complete application questions https://form.jotform.com/220183681281150

Any resume sent without the accompanying application questions or references will not be considered.

No phone calls please. Application deadline: May 31, 2024


Bilingual Registration Navigator

Health Brigade (HB), formerly Fan Free Clinic, is seeking a full-time Bilingual Registration Navigator to work in an integrated health care setting. The Bilingual Registration Navigator is responsible for navigating Health Brigade patients through the registration process and healthcare system. This includes patient education, ongoing navigation, and working with outside agencies to coordinate patient care.

Education and Experience

• Has experience working in human service field and/or healthcare

• HS Diploma or GED

 

Skills and Abilities

• Willingness to work with a diverse client/patient population, including people of color, individuals for whom English is not their first language, individuals who identify as LGBTQ+, individuals living with chronic illness, etc.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Strong organizational skills and detail oriented.

• An ability to work effectively with a multidisciplinary team.

• Bilingual in English/Spanish is required.

• Candidates must demonstrate exceptional computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office products are required. Will have to perform calculations and be highly attentive to details.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Navigation

• Assist eligible patients in applying for services by helping them complete the clinic registration process and successfully access care.

• Familiarize patients with the services available through Health Brigade.

• Follow up on incomplete applications.

• Follow up and maintain “Active” status of existing applications.

• Assist patients with transitioning between Medicaid and Safety Net services.

• Assist patients with linkage to services and community resources as needed.

• Coordinate Registration Volunteer schedules and tasks.

• Assist with pharmacy calls on a weekly basis.

Access Now Specialty Care Referrals

• Assist with referral tracking including reminders to patients to complete application and schedule appointment.

Cross Train for Medicaid Navigator and Front Desk

Employees must be able to work collaboratively with a variety of staff within the organization. HB expects individuals to have a strong work ethic and commitment to our mission and values. Successful candidates must possess skills that support and enable sound decision making, strong personal and professional boundaries, good judgement, and discretion.

 

Compensation

Compensation – start $18.00/hr based on experience. Full benefit package with paid vacation and holidays.

To Apply

1. Email resume, cover letter and a list of three professional references to: Polly Foster – [email protected]

Any resume sent without the accompanying cover letter or references will not be considered.

No phone calls please. Application deadline: May 24, 2024

 


Bilingual Mental Health Counselor

Health Brigade (HB), formerly Fan Free Clinic, is seeking a full-time Bilingual Mental Health Counselor with experience in providing both individual and group psychotherapy to Spanish speaking clients. The ideal candidate has experience treating anxiety, depression, and trauma and working with diverse and underrepresented clients including members of the LGBTQIA community.  

Primary Function/General Purpose of Position 

To provide mental health services (individual and group counseling) to clients served at Health Brigade. These services are provided both in a professional office setting and virtually. 

Employment Qualifications 

  • Master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or closely related field required.  
  • Licensed (or license-eligible) as a mental health professional in the Commonwealth of Virginia. If not yet licensed in Virginia, obtain a license within 2 years of date of hire.  
  • Experience and knowledge of various therapeutic modalities including cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, and motivational interviewing. 
  • Must possess skills and knowledge of successful rapport building, treatment planning, evidenced-based counseling practices, diagnostic criteria, and biopsychosocial assessments.  
  • Knowledge of the impact of trauma on an individual’s functioning. 
  • Skilled at managing time and personal/professional boundaries with clients. 
  • Cultural sensitivity and competence in serving a diverse population. 
  • Excellent oral and written skills, including detailed case documentation and ability to meet reporting deadlines.  
  • Ability to provide mental health counseling in Spanish required.  
  • Passion for the mission and values of Health Brigade. 

Candidate will be expected to keep accurate and timely records of appointments (e.g., intake notes, progress notes, termination summaries) using HB’s Electronic Medical Record; maintain confidentiality of records; and follow all grant requirement pursuant to assessment and data collection. Computer skills are required and proficiency in Microsoft Office products preferred. Health Brigade also requires up-to-date vaccinations. Please click here for more information.  

Employees must be able to work collaboratively with a variety of staff within the organization. HB expects individuals to have a strong work ethic and commitment to our mission and values. Candidates must be able to work in an interdisciplinary team environment, as well as work independently. The successful candidate must possess skills that support and enable sound decision making, good judgement, and discretion.  

Compensation 

Compensation starts at 55K plus benefits, generous PTO and holiday schedule, and FLEXIBLE work environment. This is a hybrid position with both virtual (from home) and in office work. 

Position is eligible to apply for National Health Services Corps Loan Repayment Program (https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/). Health Brigade is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

To Apply: 

  1. Email resume and a list of three professional references to:  [email protected] 
  1. Complete the application here: https://form.jotform.com/222005246260139

 

Any resume sent without the accompanying application or references will not be considered.  

No phone calls please.  Application deadline: May 31, 2024. 

 

Health Brigade is an Equal Opportunity Employer.